U.S. healthcare conglomerate Johnson & Johnson became the latest company to suspend all digital advertising on Google's YouTube, over concerns that its ads may have appeared on channels that broadcast offensive videos.
Macy's owned Bluemercury is growing as its parent company stumbles in the retail game. While the department store is closing 68 of its own stores, it plans to open 50 Bluemercury shops within the year.
The Johnson & Johnson-owned beauty and personal care label is entering the U.S. market, buoyed by its French brand identity and off to a brisk start with shelf space in Target and Ulta, plus a Walmart launch in March.
In the highly scientific world of beauty innovation, there is always a trendy new ingredient or concept on the horizon. One of the latest buzzwords is 'microfluidics', which is gaining a high profile thanks to Chanel.